Private Soldering Workshop


Private Soldering Workshop

Saturday, March 18th, 2017 from 10am to 2pm

Soldering is a jewelry technique that many students struggle with. Even with advanced fabrication skills, a person can still benefit from additional soldering tips and trick!

Lecture and demonstrations will be given on the following soldering topics:  How to prevent firescale, adjusting the flame correctly for a particular task, where to apply heat, as well as how to direct solder to flow to a specific area.

This short workshop is designed to address the specific problems each student is struggling with. Because of the more individualized nature of this workshop, the class is limited to 5 students. Don’t worry, we will have more workshops.

Beginning to advanced students welcome!

Please bring a few pieces of jewelry in progress that you are having difficulty with.

Fee: $50.00 per student.
Call studio to register offline at 619-299-9619.

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Product Description

Private Soldering Workshop

Saturday, March 18th, 2017 from 10am to 2pm.

Do you struggle with soldering? Learn new tips and tricks in this soldering workshop. Beginning to advanced students welcome!

Instructor: Tara Magboo

Ms. Magboo has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Rhode Island School of Design, where she discovered her love of jewelry fabrication. She continued to pursue higher education at San Diego State University for a Master of Fine Arts degree in Jewelry and Metalsmithing. The interdisciplinary approach of her formal education broadened her technical abilities in a variety of materials beyond metal, such as acrylic plastic, wood, resin, and alabaster. In addition, her practical experience working in the fashion jewelry industry, as well as exhibiting her own work professionally, has brought her abilities full-circle, enabling her to become a more well-rounded instructor. Tara taught beginning through advanced jewelry making courses at the UCSD Crafts Center for almost five years and continues to teach here at Whaley Studios. She is also the sole proprietor of her own jewelry business “Magboo Jewelry Company” and sells her work at various retail shows such as Comic-Con International.